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Visy invests in Australian glass recycling hub

Australia’s Visy Industries is spending AU$ 35 million (EUR 22.5 million) to enhance operations at its glass recycling centre in…

Unlocking valuable metals lying in wait in Australia’s urban mine

Innovation in recycling, manufacturing and critical minerals processing sought in the Australian government’s new 2020 Federal Budget ‘could not have…

South Australia pumps millions into modernising its recycling sector

South Australia’s recycling industry is to receive investment of AU$ 30 million (EUR 19 million) with state legislators supporting the…

PVC recycling boosted by Australian investment fund

The Vinyl Council of Australia has secured a government grant of almost AU$ 350 000 (EUR 216 000) to advance…

Australian tyre recycling expert seeks new frontiers

It’s time to expand to the European market, says Australian tyre recycling technology expert Green Distillation Technologies. The company has…

Australia eyes investors to help boost recycling rates

Australia has launched a A$ 100 million (EUR 61 million) fund to help boost the country’s recycling rates and encourage…

Is Australian innovation the answer to complex plastics?

Australia consumes 3.4 million tonnes of plastic each year, of which only 9% is recycled. This low rate inspired technology…

Global plans of Australian tyre recycler

Australian tyre recycler Green Distillation Technologies (GDT), which ambitiously plans to sell its recycling solutions for end-of-life tyres around the…

Australian researchers discover how to reclaim polyester

Queensland University of Technology in Australia says it has discovered how to separate polyester from blended fabrics without damaging the…

Australia invests 20 million in future-proofing recycling tech

Australia’s Federal Industry Minister Karen Andrews has announced that a fund of AU$ 20 million will be made available to…

Indonesia rejects eight ‘dirty’ containers from Australia

Indonesia is returning 210 tonnes of waste to Australia. Local authorities in Jakarta and Surabaya say the material is ‘too…